Welcome to Caddo Parish Public Schools

Magnet Schools

Magnet School Information

Welcome to Magnet Testing for Elementary and Middle Schools.

(For application information about High School Magnet programs visits school websites. For school directory, click here ).

The magnet testing application is available from October 18, 2018 - January 11, 2019.

Magnet Testing Placement letters for Kindergarten – 8th grade will be mailed Friday, March 22, 2019.

Magnet Testing Applications (Oct. 18, 2018 - Jan. 11, 2019)

 

 

 

    Quick Facts

    Magnet Testing Elementary and Middle Schools Quick Facts 

    Dates to Remember

    • Magnet Testing Calendar (coming soon)
    • Magnet School Open House Dates 
    • Application window school year:   October 18, 2018 - January 11, 2019
    • Magnet Testing: Assigned dates in January & February 2019
    • Mail Placement letters to parents for SY 2018-2019: Friday, March 23, 2018 SY 2019-2020: Friday, March 22, 2019
    • Spring Break/Easter Holiday (schools & offices closed): Monday, March 25 - Friday, March 29, 2019
    • Contract signing for new placements SY 2018-2020: Thursday, April 11 & Friday, April 12, 2019
    • Non-Caddo Parish residents who test and are offered placement at a magnet school must have proof of residence in Caddo Parish by August 2, 2019 to complete enrollment in a magnet school.

     

      Magnet Schools & Locations

      List of Elementary and Middle Magnet Schools (click here)

      Magnet Schools - Elementary

       Elementary Enrollment Information (click here) 

      General Information for Kindergarten Testing (click here)

      Magnet Schools - Middle

      Enrollment Information for Broadmoor, Caddo Middle, Herndon, Youree Drive (click here)

      Board Policies

      Available options other than Magnet Schools (click here)

      JECC - Elementary Magnet School Entrance

      JECC - Middle Magnet School Entrance

      JECC - High School Magnet Placement (For application information about High School Magnet programs, visit school websites listed in School Directory .

      JECC - Assignment of Students to Schools (K-8)

      Proof of Residence

      • Elementary students are required to provide proof of Caddo Parish Residence at testing. 
      • For students offered placement in middle school, proof of Caddo Parish Residence will be required at contract signing.
      • Proof of Residence Procedures          
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      • Affidavit of Residency (To be used only if the proof of residence is NOT in the parent/guardian’s name)  
      • Non-Caddo Parish residents who test and are offered placement at a magnet school must have proof of residence in                                                                                                                                                                                      Caddo Parish by August 2, 2019 to complete enrollment in a magnet school.

      Transportation Policy     

      Students attending magnet schools shall be provided transportation.  The parent shall be responsible for transporting the student to the designated pickup point which is determined by the CPSB Transportation Department.      (revised Jan. 2017).

       

      Magnet Testing Applications - LATE

      • LATE paper applications will be available beginning Jan 12, 2019.  Return these to your school of first choice (as listed on the application) or during the summer to the Caddo Parish School Board Office (1961 Midway).  Application can be printed from our website www.caddoschools.org, click on “SCHOOLS” tab; click on Magnet Schools Information  or picked up at magnet schools
      • LATE applications are accepted but there is no guarantee of testing.
      • LATE testing is based on openings at magnet schools after the waiting list of qualified, on-time testers has been exhausted.
      • LATE applicants will be contacted during the summer for LATE testing IF openings are available at the magnet schools of choice identified on the application.
      •  Please complete only one application per child. If multiple applications are submitted, only the first received will be processed.  

            

      Contact Us

      Julie Scruggs
      Magnet Testing Coordinator (Testing for grades Kindergarten - 5th)
      Telephone: (318) 603-6504
      jscruggs@caddoschools.org

      Melinda Kay
      Magnet Testing Coordinator (Testing for grades 6th - 8th)
      Telephone: (318) 603-6382
      mkay@caddoschools.org